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Woman's skirt and blouse

English
about 1945
Fashion Sport (English), Labeled CC41 (English, 1941–1952)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Center back (blouse): 57.2 cm (22 1/2 in.) Center back (skirt): 73.7 cm (29 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1401.1-2

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave (Moygashel) , printed; plastic; metal

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short sleeve red jacket patterned with blue and white scrolling motifs. Small patch pocket on right side and three buttons down center front. Shoulder pads. Two interior labels: “Fashion Sport/in Moygashel” and “CC41.” Red skirt patterened with blue and white scrolling motifs. Patch pocket on left side and zipper and buttons along right.

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London; 2010, sold by Verrinder to Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2010, year-end gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf